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Friday, June 10, 2011

My Pink Saturday



When I was growing up, Saturday was going to the "picture show". Today, Beverly's Pink Saturday is the best show around. In fact, there is a great feature being shown today. It's "Thoughts From Meme's Corner". Please join me for this special presentation at http://howsweetthesound.typepad.com/my_weblog.



My arms are opened wide welcoming you to my blog world.

It is an honor for me to be featured on Pink Saturday. So excited, I put on my poodle skirt and did a happy dance. (That is definitely not me.)

I am presenting this beautiful rose to Beverly for being such a gracious hostess each Pink Saturday. Thank you very much. I truly appreciate you.

82 comments:

AshTreeCottage said...

It has been a joy getting to know you! I am so inspired by your enthusiasm and your ability to reach out to so many of us. I am so happy that you are featured this Pink Saturday and I love that pink poodle skirt!!

Lots of love,
Susan and Bentley
xxoo

My Crafty Little Page said...

I think you are amazing! Ack...you still do your own yard? Even more amazing. That poodle skirt is just too cute for words and you apparently have to beat the guys off with a stick! You have a wonderful blog and I always enjoy reading it. Have a wonderful weekend and I hope you hit the jackpot at bingo! xoxo Nancy

Jillian's Bella Rosa Antiques said...

Congrats for being featured this week! I truly enjoyed reading more about you. I love how you are still doing the lawn and yard work. Your house looks lovely and so do you!

Have fun this weekend!

Ginny said...

Is that your rose, it's stunning!!!! What is the cute pink thing in the first picture? I never had a poodle skirt, wah!

Tina said...

I like most the first and the last. Very different, one funny and other just natural beauty. Have a wonderful weekend. LG Tina

Emily said...

hello LV, Congratulations on being the "Pink Saturday Girl". Your post is adorable today, I'm having a fit over that pink poodle skirt, its just way so cute! Keep up the blogging fun and come visit me anytime you can, and again "Congratulations".
Hope your weekend is great.

~Emily
The French Hutch

Jil~Say It With Roses said...

It was so good to see that you were featured this week for Pink Saturday! I always enjoy your blog!
I had a Pink Poodle Skirt very much like yours. My Grandmother gave it to me for Christmas and for some reason, my Mom always hated it. I have no idea what happened to it, but I wish it had been saved!
I do our yard, too. And the gardens and trimming the bushes...It keeps us young!
Happy Pink Saturday!
Jil

Beverly said...

Happy Pink Saturday, dear LaVoice. I hope you enjoy being the featured blog. I know everyone else loves you, too. Thank you for being you and sharing your fun spirit and kind heart.

I never had a poodle skirt, but I did have a poodle. Actually, over the years, I have had three poodles. Our last one was a little pocket poodle named Murphy Brown. She only weighed 3 1/2 pounds. I really miss her.

Robin said...

Ha Ha Ha....not you in the photo....love it. And love that fabulous rose too. Congratulations on being the featured blog. Hope your Saturday is most pinkishly beautiful.

Betty (picture circa 1951) said...

Congratulations on being featured this week over at Beverly's blog. Are you sure that isn't you dancing up a storm in that pink poodle skirt?

Barbara F. said...

Congratulations, LV, on being the Pink Saturday special feature. I had a poodle skirt when I was in kindergarten, it was black with a pretty pink poodle. xo,

Cindy Adkins said...

Hi LV,
I am so happy that you are featured on Pink Saturday!!! This is so FUN!!! Sending hugs your way and this week you definitely "wear the crown!"
XO
Cindy

tami said...

Hi LV..you are the Queen of Pink Saturday this week!
It is such a pleasure to visit you in blogland each week and I always love hearing from you too!!!
Have a fantastic weekend sweetie...hugs..Tami

sissie said...

Hello Pink Saturday Princess!
Thanks for the walk down memory lane.....saturday at the movies and pink poodle skirts, just make me smile.

hugs

Sissie

Terri Morse said...

Hi LaVoice! Congratulations on being featured this week. I love the poodle skirt. Have a terrific weekend! Hugs, Terri

Eileen said...

Hi LV,

I was delighted to see you were the featured blog at Pink Saturday How wonderful! Hope you have a lovely weekend.

Honey at 2805 said...

I'm so happy you were featured today on Pink Saturday! You are precious to me! Love that pink poodle skirt. May we should all get them!

NauticalCottageBlog.com said...

Congrats on being featured today, LV. I love visiting your lovely blog each week.

The poodle skirt is so adorable :O)

Have a lovely pink weekend.

Hugs,
Marie

Lainy said...

Hi LV! You look so gorgeous! Beautiful feature at Beverly's page. Thank you for dropping off a comment at my Pink Saturday entry.

May you enjoy your weekend in grand style!

Hugs!

Holly said...

Congratulations on being the featured blogger! You are so very talented and inspirational as well! I hope your inbox is overflowing with love this weekend!
Happy pink Saturday!

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Happy Pink Saturday, sweet lady, and Congratulations on being featured today on Beverly's blog! Love that pink rose! You are an inspiration to all of us and I always welcome your visits. You leave the sweetest comments! Have a wonderful weekend.

Blessings,
Sandi

☆☆Mumsy said...

Congratulation on being feature, LV! You deserve the spot light.

Beautiful pink photos..

Under Her Wings said...

If anyone deserves to be featured, it is you! Congratulations, and keep up the good work, LV. I'm so proud of you. Have a wonderful and very blessed weekend. What an example you are!

viridian said...

Congrats on being featured, and thanks for your various comments on my blog.

Gabriela Delworth said...

HPS!


Love this post!


~ Gabriela ~

Charlene said...

LOVE your pink poodle skirt!!!!

Thank you for visitin & commenting on my cute new pillows I bought in Oklahoma City!
Charlene

dana said...

Happy Pink Saturday!!! I enjoyed your feature on Beverly's blog....and you are so wrong!! You are definitely one of the most creative and talented ladies around...and you are a great writer to boot!

Keep up your great blogging work.....and I think it's wonderful that you do your own lawn. Exercising is such a key to a healthy body and mind...and you have both!!

Dana

Trish - Sweetology101 said...

Hey there you sassy lady you look like one HOT DIVA in that poodle skirt don't ya know! Yeehaw! Looks like you are having fun, LV. LOVE this feature and was so super excited to see it was YOU!!! Hugs, Trish from Sweetology

George said...

I appreciate your warm, pink, welcome, but I was especially interested in that poodle skirt. It's been along time since I've seen one.

Sunny said...

LV! I love your blog and feel like you are family! I'm so happy Beverly featured you. Happy Pink Saturday xxoo Sunny

Kerrie said...

Hi! I loved your featured pictures on Beverly's site!! Thanks for your visit and comment on mine, hugs, Kerrie

Gracie Jewellery said...

Congratulations on being featured this week! It is always a joy visiting with you. Enjoy your day in the spotlight. Happy Pink Saturday!

orchid said...

Congratulations on being featured and I loved your pictures♡♡♡
Have a splendid weekend.
Happy Pink Saturday♪♪♪
Love, xoxo Orchid.

Trish - Sweetology101 said...

LV!!!! I would send you a batch of my pansy shortbreads lickty split! Anytime you want a fun treat in the mail you email me your address sweet lady!!!

Light and Voices said...

I always enjoy looking at your blog weekly. You are a treasure.
Joyce M

Genie said...

Congratulations, LV, on this special day. I am so thrilled Beverly highlighted you, and that you shared a wonderful photo of yourself and you precious house. I have loved our visits back and forth this past year, and I, too, am amazed at the friends I have made since I discovered the blogging world...and I consider you one of those special ones. Take care and have a wonderful weekend. Hugs, Genie

Rinkly Rimes said...

Whoever the lady is she certainly found herself a smart-looking partner.

Lorraine said...

Congratulations on being the featured blog on PS this week! Your pink rose is perfect!

Queen of Dreamsz said...

Hi,

Had to come visit the star of the theatre today! :0) So glad you found PiNk Saturday...it's loads of fun visiting everyone...so many lovely souls.

Do drop by when you have a moment. I love visitors!

Pink Sparkles for your day,
Stephanie ♥

Terry @ La Bella Vie said...

Oh LV, you so deserve this recognition and I just love that Beverly did her wonderful post about you!!!

Also love that pink Poodle skirt, wish I had one of those today :o)
Terry

Sara Chapman in Seattle, USA said...

Congrats on the Pink Thing today! Keep on blogging, dear. Keeps you young.

Cat & Cricket said...

HPS!!!! You look fabulous darling..and what a beautiful post!
Smiles~
Cat

Incipient Wings said...

very sweet post my dear!
happy pink Saturday.

Tiff said...

Great to meet you! Congrats on your feature! Love that pink poodle skirt! X

Naomi said...

Hi ♥ You look really good wearing the pink skirt. It looks lovely ☺ Sorry for not commenting anymore:(

JJ said...

I feel I know you so much better after Beverly's feature.
A lovely lady with a lovely blog. Happy PS.
JJ

JJ said...

I feel I know you so much better after Beverly's feature.
A lovely lady with a lovely blog. Happy PS.
JJ

Red Nomad OZ said...

Oh I LOOOOVE that pink huggy thing in the first photo!

Have a good weekend!

Simply Debbie said...

HAPPY PINK SATURDAY LV CONGRATULATIONS on having your blog featured on How Sweet the Sound.
Your yard, LV, is so pretty and green and how amazing you still take care of your own lawn.
I lost 2 of my blogs and just today started a new blog...it has been very frustrating and I considered not doing another one but I would miss all my sweet friends. I would love for you to join me as a follower...I lost over 500 followers between the 2 blogs...that was like loosing family.
I pray everything will be fixed soon.
I, too love that pink poodle skirt.
Angel hugs
Simply Debbie

Sam @ My Carolina Kitchen said...

Same here - Saturday was going to the picture show for me too. I loved Roy & Dale, Gene, the Lone Ranger. And of course, I had a poodle skirt too.

I enjoyed reading about you on Beverly's Pink Saturday feature. I hope you continue to have good health and much happiness in your life.
Sam

Only Cute Things said...

Great to meet you! you are fantastic.
Congrats on your feature! Love that pink poodle skirt!

xoxo

Pat said...

You deserve to be featured on Beverly's blog this week. Your blog is so much fun!

Carol at Serendipity said...

LV,

What a great post. You are an inspiration. Your photo of the rose is gorgeous.

Happy Pink Saturday!

Carol

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble said...

LV!!!

Congrats on being featured today by Beverly!!

Love the pic of you on Bev's post!

I am always happy to see your comments when you visit because they always bring a smile to my face and joy into my heart!!

Have a great weekend!!

Hugs,
Deb

Gayle said...

LV, so nice to see you featured!
I had to stop a minute at the picture of the gal dancing in the pink poodle skirt. Whew, for a minute I thought you had a new look haha.

jeanne said...

Good morning LV, I LOVE your featured presentation on Pink Saturday. I think you are so worthy my dear sweet friend. You are an inspiration to all of us.

The book you shared and the information was a good read. I like to learn new things. Cute poodle skirt and the pink what ever it is. It does have very long and large arms. Thank you for always making your friends feel welcome.
Love, Jeanne

Ann@A Sentimental Life said...

Happy Pink Saturday! Cute post..r u sure that is not u in the poodle skirt? :)

have a great weekend!

Grace-Life is Beautiful said...

Hello La Voice,

I'm a reader of Pink Saturday.

Congratulations on being in the spotlight on Bev's Pink Saturday!

It's wonderful that you've learned the art of blogging and use the computer making wonderful on-line friends.

Spring is a wonderful time when the rose's bloom, your pink rose photo is beautiful!

That's a pretty pink Poodle skirt, I bought a hand-sewn white and black polka-dot poodle skirt at a church flea market which I have on display in my sitting room.

My mom tells me that when growing up in the hills of Pa that on Saturdays ,she being the oldest walked to town with the rest of her younger brothers and sisters to see not one but two movies, a news article and a cartoon.

Postcards Crossing said...

Hello, LV... congratulations on being featured and it's great "meeting" you. Your poodle skirt and rose are so pretty. I do a bit of gardening, too, just to keep me away from stressful thoughts and other vexations.

Have a great weekend.

Pat@Back Porch Musings said...

I loved reading about you LV!

This is a wonderful pink post. Saturday was the day I went to the show too, when I was growing up. Happy memories.

Char said...

Congratulations LV on being featured this week. I think you are very deserving of the honor.
It's good to see where you live and to learn a little bit more about you.
I hope you have a Happy Pink Saturday. I am not participating this week, but wanted to drop by and say hi, Char

Nancy said...

LV, congratulations on your feature today. I love your street. We lived in a 1960, one owner before us, house in Winter Park, FL. Yours so reminds me of that block.

Happy Pink Saturday!

Dogmom Diva said...

Hi LV, so happy to see that you were the featured blogger today! Loved the pictures you posted, your home is gorgeous and love all the trees..I am glad you are blogging into your 100's. I keep trying to get my mom into blogging, she set up a blog last year, but hasn't done anything with it. I need to sit down with her and get her involved in our pink Saturdays!
Have a wonderful weekend,
Barb

LaVerne said...

LaVoice, congratulations on being featured in a starring role today. You are so fortunate to be able to live in your hame since 1964! It looks like a lovely neighborhood. Have a Pink Week and enjoy the fame!!

Aunt Snow said...

Congrats on being featured today!!

I do wish we could see you in YOUR poodle skirt!! Hope you had a fun time.

Happy Pink Saturday.

Bren said...

Love your blog!!! And you inspire me... i hope to live into my 80's and be so active... nice to meet you and happy pink Saturday to you too =)

Pat said...

Congratulations on being featured on PS - you deserve it!

Lynn said...

Hi LV,
Congratulations on being the featured blogger today for Pink Saturday! I've dedicated a post to you today on my site. Best wishes,
Lynn

http://lsartdesign.blogspot.com/

bj said...

I was so happy to see that your were the featured blogger on Pink Saturday. The pictures of you and your beautiful home were just wonderful to see.
Everyone needs to show themselves and where they live, I think. I love it.
You are such a cute little thing. :)
xoxo bj

LizlovesVintage said...

MeMe,
That poodle skirt is so adorable.
Thank you for stopping by and saying hello! A young 81 you are!
Xxx LizlovesVintage

Kaye swain said...

Oh, LV! How fun to see you be featured and get to know you a bit better. Your bingo story reminded me of a beloved neighbor who played bridge with a group of teacher friends into her 80s ;) Have a blessed week!

Kaye swain said...

Oh, LV! How fun to see you be featured and get to know you a bit better. Your bingo story reminded me of a beloved neighbor who played bridge with a group of teacher friends into her 80s ;) Have a blessed week!

Marilou of Lulu's Lovlies and Heartful Creations said...

I love that pic even if it isn't you, doin' the Happy dance, you are amazing and Congrats on being Featured. Love the fact that you blog and mow your own lawn! I'm blessed to know you even if only in cyber space! Hugs Marilou

Tricia said...

Congratulations on being the featured blogger for today's Pink Sat! You are truly amazing! My wonderful father-in-law is 81 and is a complete "computer geek" and is the one we go to with all our computer issues! I love it when you guys are so good at our new internet world! Hope you have ad a wonderful pink Sat. today.
Blessings,
Tricia

Kelly Mac said...

I'm so glad you were featured today. I can't think of anyone better to be a bloggin' superstar.

P.S. Loved that jacket in the picture. You looked so nice.

gena said...

Congrats ! I love your blog - you're the same age as my dear mommy and unlike you, she and the computer are sworn foes !!!

Thanks for all the pink goodness !

gena

Jean said...

Love the rose. How lovely.

Linda M. said...

Happy Pink Saturday LV, Congratulations on being featured this week. Love the pink poodle skirt and the rose. Thanks for visiting and your comment. Hugs, Linda

Susan said...

Congratulations on being featured LV! What a wonderful blog you have. I'm glad to 'meet' you via Pink Saturday.
Keep on blogging!
- Susan

CailinMarie said...

I am late this week but I am just delighted to see you as the featured *pink blogger* this week. I always enjoy your blog and your comments and I think it is great fun to have you as a friend in the world of blogging. Happy Pink!

Stephanie @ La Dolce Vita said...

what a cute post and beautiful flower! hope you had a wonderful weekend!

Leovi said...

Very nice photos, I love pink, this very pretty with that nice skirt, congratulations. Greetings.